UserGate Proxy Firewall – UTM solution to provide comprehensive network security, control general access to the Internet and run Web applications, create and maintain VPN-connections, filter unwanted and dangerous resources, control the width of the channel and to create virtual networks. The first version of the sixth generation of the product was released in November 2012.
UserGate Proxy & Firewall protects LAN thanks to two built-in anti-virus modules of the leading developers of anti-virus solutions – “Kaspersky Lab” and Panda Security. Anti-virus modules that make sure all network traffic, including e-mail, HTTP-and FTP-traffic. In addition to anti-virus protection built into UserGate firewall that protects the network from external attacks. The product also includes a DHCP-server for dynamic IP-addresses on the local network resource publishing feature, which allows you to gain access to corporate resources from outside the local network.
In Entensys notes that UserGate Proxy & Firewall is an alternative to expensive hardware and software and is designed for use in small and medium-sized businesses. Detailed product information is available at: http://www.entensys.com/products/usergate/.
When working on the UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.1 has been paid attention to the growth of the productivity of the database in terms of increased workload. Using new algorithms for processing large amounts of information has greatly increased the speed of the process.
The updated distribution allows you to work with VPN-client as a service. Thus, the creation and maintenance of secure connections (VPN-tunnels) are now possible without having to have administrator rights.
Qualitative changes undergone application si.exe. The program provides a more detailed and informative reports to interacting with tech support than before.
The new version of UTM-convenient solutions implemented representation of the product settings in the Admin Console. The developers also took into account the wishes of users who technical department collects. In particular, considerable attention is paid to the fault tolerance and performance of the product.